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Preksha Malu

  • Mumbai couple gives new meaning to consumer activism

    Justice for their girl: Sunil and Sheetal Shinde wins case against doctor, whose negligence led to their daughter getting cerebral palsy, after nine-year fight

    Wednesday, 17 September 2014 - 7:00am
  • Gay Desis of Mumbai talk dirty

    "I was born this way," echoed in the room as India's first LGBTQI show choir, 'Rainbow Voices Mumbai' debuted at the seventh edition of Dirty Talk, an event held by the Gaysi family. Most male performers wore stilettos to bring out the theme of the event — 'Woman in contemporary India' and see how...

    Monday, 15 September 2014 - 7:06am
  • Mumbai woman wins International award for cartoon on Asaram

    Kanika Mishra is the first woman to receive an international award for 'courage in editorial cartooning'. The award will be given by Cartoonists Rights Network International (CRNI) on October 11 in San Francisco, USA.

    Sunday, 14 September 2014 - 5:15am
  • Salaam to the kids at 'WE concert'

    Students of Cathedral and John Cannon Senior school, organised their second annual charity music concert to raise funds for underprivileged children associated with Salaam Bombay Foundation. 'WE Concert' was held at Blue Frog, Lower Parel on Thursday, and had live jazz, pop and contemporary music...

    Saturday, 13 September 2014 - 5:25am
  • Mumbai's non humans find a place to vent their feelings

    "When I'm getting out of town, this is what I see... Bhakts dancing to Baby Doll Main Sone Di... I got a haathi's head but I ain't afraid to show it...show it...show it... I'M BAPPA AND I KNOW IT!"

    Friday, 12 September 2014 - 6:05am
  • Girl who braved chain snatchers twice, dreams of becoming Singham

    Madhuri Mhaske (24) recently found Rs 2,000 at the spot where she had been attacked by chain snatchers on August 23. On that occasion, she was returning home to Dattawadi in Kurar village from her work spot at Oberoi Mall. Three men attacked her and pushed her to the ground after grabbing her chain...

    Thursday, 11 September 2014 - 5:45am
  • Mumbai's non-humans find a place to vent

    "When I'm getting out of town, this is what I see... Bhakts dancing to Baby Doll Main Sone Di... I got a haathi's head but I ain't afraid to show it...show it...show it... I'M BAPPA AND I KNOW IT!"

    Thursday, 11 September 2014 - 5:35am
  • Juhu beach clean-up sees more volunteers this year

    It was operation clean up on Juhu Beach in the wee hours on Tuesday morning. Among the volunteers at the job was Nirmala D'silva, an elderly resident of Koliwada, who strongly believes the sea is her own and needs to be cleaned up. And amidst the chorus of 'Ganpati Bappa Morya', she kept picking up...

    Wednesday, 10 September 2014 - 5:20am
  • Gateway of India lensmen recall good old days as business goes down

    Sameer Shaikh tries to hold his umbrella between his neck and shoulder while he carefully places his expensive camera inside his bag. Today was a dull day for business as the rainy clouds didn't let him click good pictures of tourists. He stands outside Gateway of India unlike his competitors who...

    Monday, 8 September 2014 - 6:41am
  • Mother Mary's birthday celebrations to begin in Bandra

    The birth of Mother Mary will be celebrated on Monday, ushering in the 17-day-long festival. With the birth being celebrated with eight hourly masses in the day, a solemn mass will be conducted by Cardinal Oswald Gracias at 8.30am at Mount Mary church, as it is popularly known, in Bandra.

    Sunday, 7 September 2014 - 6:05am